Can a city fix their roads by funding something else?
That’s the question as the city of Linden eyes a new millage for emergency services. It will be up to voters to decide when they head to the polls on Tuesday, August 2.
Police and fire currently get about $829,000 a year fully funded from the general budget.
If voters say yes to the millage, it would establish an emergency services budget and put roughly $655,000 into it for police and fire each year, which the city says would free up money for other projects.
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